Painting Shiny Metal: Rembrandt and Wootton
I recently wrote here about British artist/illustrator Frank Wootton (1914-1998) who was skilled at depicting light, shade and reflections on shiny metallic surfaces. Doing...
17 days ago - Art Contrarian
2016 calendar: hot off the press!
Cover | 2016 calendar My 2016 calendar features 12 of my favorite paintings and stories from my book, "Big Little Paintings | Short Little Stories." pages are 8.5 x 10.75", 8.5...
24 days ago - Brenda York
Sketches at the Seoul Folk Flea Market
I began with this scene of pairs of socks, shoes, men's jackets hung on the column. I asked this man who was selling and repairing bags whether I could draw him using his...
25 days ago - Seoul Urban Sketchers - 2 articles
Abstract Expressionism Art Painting "Poppy Garden In A Brown Bag" by International Contemporary Abstract Artist Arrachme
Futurist Abstract Expression of A poppy garden of intense blues and vivid reds interacting with line and shape. Mixed media on canvas. As simple as a brown bag lunch a plant...
26 days ago - Daily Painters Abstract - 2 articles
They Wondered, 24x26",oil on canvas. Available I have added a new piece to my Washington Baroque series which you can check up on and consider attending the opening in...
1 month ago - Teresa Oaxaca
Sometimes you work on a subject so long, you loose your focus on the initial intention, and you start second guessing your every move. Here's a perfect example; RAA Kitchen20 x...
1 month ago - Nancy Colella Simply Painting
Millions for an early N.C. Wyeth Illustration
The image above is an illustration titled "Hands Up," alternatively "Holdup in the Canyon" painted for C.P. Connolly's “The Story of Montana,” published in McClure's Magazine...
1 month ago - Art Contrarian
Epiphany - Procession of Magi by Benozzo Gozzoli (Italian early Renaissance painter, c 1421-1497)
Benozzo Gozzoli (Italian early Renaissance painter, c 1421-1497) Scenes from the Procession of the Magi Young, Detail of the Young King on wall of Chapel, Palazzo...
1 month ago - It's About Time - 4 articles
Epiphany - The evolution of the story of the Journey & the Adoration of the Magi in early art
Stefano Di Giovanni Sassetta Journey of the Magi 1435 Western paintings of the Journey & the Adoration of the Magi usually depict 3 Magi, represented as kings, traveling to...
1 month ago - It's About Time - 4 articles
I WISH YOU A WONDERFUL NEW YEAR, AND WELCOME TO LANGLEY, B.C
Rolling hills, beautiful and lush farmland, forest and fields. A few weeks ago, Maggie and I went out walking here. I'd like to do more of this, now that I am not encumbered by...
1 month ago - Studio at the Farm
The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Abstract Music Art Painting, Oil Painting, “Bach Invention” by Texas Artist...
FRESH OFF THE EASEL.. 18"x24" x1.5" Palette Knife Oil Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas/Available
Radiant Spectrum Art Exhibit Press Release
Los Angeles, Mash Gallery presents “Radiant Spectrum” curated by Mark Murphy on March 9 through April 20th with a special opening reception on Saturday, March 9 from 7:00 PM to...
Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Inspire” by Santa Fe...
This is mixed media to the max. I have copper, bone, found wood, cast metal and painted wood letters. It is pulled together with both matte and iridescent paints. I think this...
Mixed media abstract landscape, "My Happy Place" © Carol Nelson Fine Art
"My Happy Place", 24x24, by Carol Nelson This abstract collage painting makes me happy. It has all my favorite colors. What looks like yellow stripes is actually a metallic...
Contemporary Expressionist Still Life Art,Bold Expressive Painting “Zebra...
FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 12"x12"x1" Acrylic on Canvas-Available
Contemporary Winter Landscape, "Winter Trees," by Amy Whitehouse
12" x 16" Oil, $60
Mark Webster - Waves 2 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting
Mark Webster - Waves 2 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting. 8x10" Oil on Canvas Panel.
"Moment with the Masterpiece"-2
Moment with the Masterpiece-26 x 6"Oil on 1/8" thick Gessobord
The Naval Art of Henry Reuterdahl
Henry Reuterdahl (1870-1925) was born in Sweden and moved to the United States in 1893. As his Wikipedia entry mentions, he lacked formal art training yet nevertheless had a...
Small Floral Painting, Daily Painting, Small Oil Painting, 8x10
I wanted to create a soft, soothing floral still life. Painted on .75" deep canvas, with painted sides. Finished with a light spray of varnish to enhance and protect the colors.